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Marketplace takes a look at how the iPad is made and who, exactly, builds it

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The unique privilege of jumpsuiting up and prowling the Foxconn factory floor may be reserved for the likes of Tim Cook and Nightline's Bill Weir, but thanks to American Public Media's Marketplace, we can all take a peek at the iPad production line. The above video is part of...
Marketplace takes a look at how the iPad is made and who, exactly, builds it
What we learned from the 'Nightline' report on Foxconn factories

Nightline's Look into Apple's Foxconn Factories

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ABC aired their Nightline special tonight where they took an inside look at Apple's Foxconn factories. Apple allowed Nightline access to their Foxconn factories that produce iPhones and iPads. The full video is not available online at this time. Overall, the report held no real surprises. They summarized many of...
Nightline's Look into Apple's Foxconn Factories

Your iPad (Still) Comes From The Hands Of Teenagers Living A Factory Life (AAPL)

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It was true in January and a month later it's still true: your iPad was built in part by teenagers working 12-hour days for under $2 an hour. So was your iPhone, and in all likelihood, your Xbox, your Windows phone and other devices from likes of Dell, Motorola,...
Your iPad (Still) Comes From The Hands Of Teenagers Living A Factory Life (AAPL)

'Nightline' report on Apple production line shows iPhone is basically handmade

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ABC's Nightline special episode on Apple's production line offered an inside look at the company's supply chain but revealed few surprises, though it did show that the iPhone, with 141 separate steps that go into its production, is practically a handmade device....
'Nightline' report on Apple production line shows iPhone is basically handmade

Apple And Foxconn Respond To ABC's Report On Work Conditions (AAPL)

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On Monday night, Nightline aired a special report that took a look behind the scenes of a Foxconn factory. Now Apple and Foxconn have issued statements to clarify aspects of people saw, reports ABC. Apple responded to one worker's claim that she carves Apple logos into 6,000 iPads per shift:...
Apple And Foxconn Respond To ABC's Report On Work Conditions (AAPL)

Foxconn: Nightline goes behind the scenes at Apple assembly line in China

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ABC reporter gets unrestricted access to Apple's assembly company, Foxconn, where there has been focus on the number of employee suicides and claims of overworkThe full content of the Nightline program in which ABC's Bill Neil got unrestricted access to Apple's assembly company, Foxconn, in China has been put on...
Foxconn: Nightline goes behind the scenes at Apple assembly line in China

Foxconn Accused of Hiding Underage Workers During Audits

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AppleInsider reports on an interview with a representative of Hong Kong-based nonprofit Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM) claiming that Foxconn used advance knowledge of recent audits by the Fair Labor Association to hide underage workers from auditors. Specifically, the report addresses the issue of 16- and 17-year olds,...
Foxconn Accused of Hiding Underage Workers During Audits

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, RIMM)

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Good morning! Here's the news: Google's Terminator glasses will be ready for sale by the end of the year. Nightline aired a special on Apple's Foxconn factories last night -- here's what you missed. Foxconn allegedly hid underage employees for its most recent inspection. Someone is paying tribute to...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, RIMM)

Boot up: social apps lost networks $13.9bn last year, what we learnt from Apple's 'Nike moment', and more

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Plus how RIM lost control of its empire, and the invisible war on production costsA quick burst of 7 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamResearch, no motion: How the BlackBerry CEOs lost an empire >> The VergeWorth a full read.What we learned from the...
Boot up: social apps lost networks $13.9bn last year, what we learnt from Apple's 'Nike moment', and more
Google TV could be getting Siri-like voice-controls

Inside Foxconn: Little Evidence of Abuse, but Workers Sure Want a Raise

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Last night ABC’s “Nightline” broadcast its unprecedented look at Apple’s Chinese manufacturing partner, Foxconn, which for years has been plagued by accusations of labor abuse and poor working conditions. And while it was certainly an illuminating look at Foxconn’s suicide net-festooned Shenzhen, China, factory complex and the people who work...
Inside Foxconn: Little Evidence of Abuse, but Workers Sure Want a Raise
Apple and Foxconn respond to ABC’s iPad factory expose
Apple, FLA, and Foxconn respond to ABC 'Nightline' report with minor clarifications

ABC's Nightline goes inside Foxconn's Apple factory (video)

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Nightline's Bill Weir managed to get his feet inside manufacturing behemoth Foxconn: the infamous plant where iPads, Xboxes and Kindles are constructed. Following multiple explosions and employee suicides, the factory is being inspected by the Fair Labor Association to examine working conditions exposed by the efforts of journalists like...
ABC's Nightline goes inside Foxconn's Apple factory (video)

ABC granted exclusive access to Apple’s Chinese factories, will air report Feb 1st.

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In recent weeks, Apple has come under intese fire lately for the conditions under which workers in its Chinese factories labor to make its products. Partly a matter of the appalling state of laborers rights in China and partly a matter of Apple being a very large and recognizable target...
ABC granted exclusive access to Apple’s Chinese factories, will air report Feb 1st.

ABC Previews 'Nightline' Visit to Foxconn's Chinese Factories

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Over the weekend, ABC announced that it had been granted exclusive access to Foxconn's factories in China where the company assembled products for Apple, with the segment scheduled to air on a special edition of Nightline on Tuesday night. ABC has now posted a preview of the segment, along with...
ABC Previews 'Nightline' Visit to Foxconn's Chinese Factories

David Pogue Is Only Competent To Review Gadgets

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DAVID POGUE IS ONLY COMPETENT TO REVIEW GADGETSDavid Pogue weighed in yesterday about the Nightline piece.I have been trying to engage with Mr. Pogue, but it hasn't gone well.I hate to take the gloves off, but I feel like there's little choice after this latest column. Pogue has the platform...
David Pogue Is Only Competent To Review Gadgets

Apple Grants ABC's 'Nightline' Access to Foxconn Factories in China

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ABCNews reports that Apple has given Nightline anchor Bill Weir exclusive access to their suppliers' factories in China."For years, Apple and Foxconn have been synonymous with monster profits and total secrecy so it was fascinating to wander the iphone and iPod production lines, meet the people who build them and...
Apple Grants ABC's 'Nightline' Access to Foxconn Factories in China

Apple Factories in China Open Doors Amid Concerns About Worker Conditions

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ABC’s Nightline is scheduled to air a report Tuesday after a rare behind-the-scenes look inside the factories....
Apple Factories in China Open Doors Amid Concerns About Worker Conditions

Foxconn lifts wages for workers 25% as Apple lets ABC News into plants

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Pay rise for staff comes as company says it will limit workers' hours at huge plants where products are assembled for Apple, Microsoft, Dell and Hewlett-PackardFoxconn, the Taiwan-owned manufacturer with giant assembly facilities in mainland China which is one of Apple's main contractors, says it has raised wages by up...
Foxconn lifts wages for workers 25% as Apple lets ABC News into plants

ABC offers glimpse at 'Nightline' special 'iFactory: Inside Apple'

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ABC has offered a preview of its forthcoming special "iFactory: Inside Apple," which will offer an examination of the working conditions inside the factories of Apple partner Foxconn....
ABC offers glimpse at 'Nightline' special 'iFactory: Inside Apple'

ABC's 'Nightline' to air inside look at Apple production lines on Feb. 21

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Television network ABC has announced plans to broadcast a special edition of "Nightline" next week after having gained unprecedented access to document the working conditions inside factories at some of Apple's suppliers....
ABC's 'Nightline' to air inside look at Apple production lines on Feb. 21

ABC peaks into Apple factory's working conditions

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Nightline is touting an exclusive look inside Foxconn's facilities amid public pressure on Apple to improve the working conditions in its supply chain. [Read more]...
ABC peaks into Apple factory's working conditions
ABC News gets rare access to Apple’s troubled plants in China — will you watch?

Video: ABC takes a camera crew inside an iPad factory

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Nightline to air its special after the kids are asleep Tuesday at 11:35 p.m. ET and PT Weir at Foxconn. Source: ABC Four years ago, when I first starting writing about Foxconn, it was almost impossible to get a photo of the factory workers who assemble 40% of the world's...
Video: ABC takes a camera crew inside an iPad factory
ABC visits Foxconn factories for a first-hand look at working conditions

What's Foxconn Really Like? We're Going To Find Out Tomorrow (AAPL)

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ABC's Nightline received an exclusive invite from Apple to check out Foxconn's manufacturing facilities in Shenzhen and Chengdu, China, following the string of reports in the New York Times and on NPR about the poor working conditions there. The special airs tomorrow (Feb. 21) at 11:35 p.m. Eastern on...
What's Foxconn Really Like? We're Going To Find Out Tomorrow (AAPL)
Watch this: a brief look at Foxconn's iPhone assembly line

ABC's Apple Foxconn Factory Tour, Teased (Video)

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Tomorrow night ABC’s “Nightline” will air a special report on Apple and Foxconn, its controversial Chinese contractor. The network has been promoting the episode for several days, and a full-court on-air blitz will start tomorrow morning. In the meantime, they’re offering this teaser clip, along with a story-behind-the-story (warning: comes...
ABC's Apple Foxconn Factory Tour, Teased (Video)
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